October 28, 2011 Tamaya Resort, Bernalillo
Trauma Stewardship or secondary trauma management is about how helping others affects the quality of our work and our lives. If we are to do our work in a sustainable way, we must address our secondary trauma and bring our best selves to the people we serve.
Laura Lipsky's training is for home visitors, social workers, teachers, first responders, care givers, medical personnel, law enforcement, domestic violence workers, social-change activists and anyone who helps others overcome challenges.
Registration opens August 15 at www.lanlfoundation.org
October 10-15, 2011
Walk with the Pueblo Governors and the Cabinet Secretary of Health. Receive screenings, education, influenza vaccinations, and many other services! There will be traditional games and children's educational materials. Bring the entire family!
A Professional Development Series for 2011-2012
Relationships between practitioners and families that focus on parents'/primary caregivers' ability to engage in nurturing relationships with their infants and young children are key to positive outcomes in many services settings. This series of professional development seminars offers professionals from a wide range of disciplines the opportunity to come together to explore how their relationships with families can positively impact child outcomes.
See the attached document for more information about the four, day-long training seminars for infant-family professionals which will be held in September, November, January, and March.
October 5-6, 2011, Radisson Hotel, Albuquerque
This two-day summit will explore the meaning and relevance of cultural competence for New Mexico's early childhood systems. It is designed as a forum to develop common understanding, a common vocabulary, and guiding principles that can be used in a number of different ways.
This summit is important for all early childhood teachers, training and technical assistance providers, administrative staff, state government personnel and higher education faculty.
Summit Facilitator: Dr. Jerry Kinkade
Special Guests: Davida McDonald, Director of State Policy, NAEYC and Camille Catlett, Consultant, Frank Porter Graham, UNC
Monday, October 3, 2011 is National Child Health Day. This year's theme is Helping Children Lead Healthy Lives. A HRSA website was created at http://mchb.hrsa.gov/childhealthday/ to feature important resources that assist families in finding health care services. Resources featured on the website include the 311 Prenatal Hotline, Insure Kids Now, Family-to-Family Health Information Centers, Text 4 Baby, Find a Health Center Locator, and the Maternal and Child Health Program.
September 16 and 17, 2011
Community Based Programs (CBP) is having an Open House in conjunction with Socorro Chamber After Hours
Date: Friday, September 16, 2011
Time: 5:00-7:30 PM
Where: 308 N. California Street (Next to John Brook's Super Mart)
We are here to serve your health promotion/educational needs and support you in the pursuit of great health. Com and meet the dedicated Community Based Programs Team and learn what services we provide and guide us in what other educational topics you would appreciate more information on. (Presbyterian) For more information call 575-835-8709.
Run for Your Life - 5K
Date: Saturday, September 17, 2011
Time: 8:30 AM
Where: Socorro Plaza
Come out and join our community for the 7th annual Run For Your Life 5K run/walk and 1 mile walk. This friendly even is designed to encourage all ages to get out and walk or run. The race course starts at the plaza. For more information call Kent at 575-825-8367.
invest in us
A multi-media exhibit showing How High-Quality Early Learning Benefits Our Children and Our Nation
The Invest In Us Exhibit is an interactive, multi-media exhibit that shows how high quality early learning benefits our children, state, and nation. This exhibit provides a great opportunity to talk to legislators and other policy-makers about the importance of investing in the early years. This exhibit is produced by the First Five Years Fund. More information can be found at http://www.ffyf.org.
Here are things you can do:
September 21 and 22, 2011
Two ASQ training opportunities coming up for the western part of the state:
September 21, 2011 - 1:00-4:00 PM - Acoma Pueblo, Haak'u Learning Center
September 22, 2011 - 9:00-Noon - Gallup, DSI/Early Learning for Success
Offered by NM Project LAUNCH
Acoma Registration - http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/HML8LD9
Gallup Registration - http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/HM3LSKM
Sunday, August 21, 6:00 PM, Inn and Spa at Loretto
Ellen Galinsky, author of Mind in the Making, will be presenting a talk and book signing for Garcia Street Books as a part of their Meet the Author Series 2011 on Sunday, August 21 at 6 PM at the Inn at Loretto, 211 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe.
in the Railyard Park, Santa Fe
Sunday, June 19, 2011, 3:00-11:00 PM
Join the Fun - A FREE community event for the whole family featuring live music, breakdancing, and at dusk a showing of the film, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade! For more information: www.fathersdayfiestasf.com